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Pini Bothoko
  • Minister attacked by thugs

    This time around they attacked the Minister of Health and Wellness, Edwin Dikoloti and left him with injuries.The incident occurred on Saturday at around 8pm near Total Filling Station, which is one of the ‘smash and grab’ hotspots in...

  • Humu in relentless fight for compensation

    In a matter that was recently being heard before the Court of Appeal (CoA) and later sent back to the High Court, the government was adamant that the Wildlife and National Parks Act does not allow compensation but only offers medical assistance in...

  • Intruder rapes 11-year-old girl

    The intruder allegedly attacked the girl, who was sleeping alone in her room at around 2am and raped her before fleeing the crime scene on Tuesday. Since it was a rainy night, the suspect's footprints were tracked to where he resides in Lengana...

  • Police investigate BPC copper cables

    Station commander, superintendent Mpho Sebako said BPC employees reported the matter on Saturday afternoon after reporting for duty at the Block 7 tower and establishing that the cables had gone missing.Sebako said they suspect that the cables were...

  • Four arrested for stolen copper cable

    The four suspects aged 18, 30, 36 and 37 respectively were found in possession of copper cables that measured about five metres long in their car. They were heading toward the southern part of the country.Dibete Police Station commander,...

  • Multiple pathways key to learners’ success - academic

    Bulawa said multiple pathways are important elements of personalised learning environments because they create equal rigorous academic paths for learners to pursue their interests.He added that it (multiple pathways) would also help learners to gain...

  • Serowe police investigate murder/suicide

    Confirming the investigation, Serowe police station commander, Superintendent Poloko Oteng said both incidents occurred at Dinokwane ward in Serowe. Oteng also said they received a report after a 53-year-old woman was found lying in a pool of blood...

  • Return to safe sex

    This follows the Health and Wellness ministry securing 1.3 million condoms for distribution across the country. The COVID-19 pandemic caused critical condom shortages across the globe due to erratic supplies from major manufacturers who had to...

  • Search for Letlhakane serial rapist intensifies

    Letlhakane Police acting station commander, assistant Superintendent Tsholofelo Masole said they have intensified patrols, especially on the streets of Mokgobelele ward where these incidents were high.Masole said the patrols have started bearing...

  • Increased road accidents worrisome

    The concern was expressed by Broadhurst Police Station commander superintendent Obusitswe Lokae after recording an accident, which occurred at the Mmashia junction on Friday morning.Lokae said the accident occurred at around 7.30am at the Mmamashia...

  • More possible charges await Serowe 'serial rapist'

    Thirty-two-year-old Thapelo Disele of Maaloso ward in Serowe has been terrorising women and children for over a year before he was arrested on January 25. Reached for comment, Serowe Police station commander, superintendent Poloko Oteng said even...

  • Love quarrel lands irate woman in trouble

    The actions of the 26-year-old woman of Molepolole have been described as those of a ‘bully lover’ by Batswana across social media platforms who had mixed feelings and reactions to the incident. Some rooted for her while the majority condemned...

  • Serial rapist on the loose in Letlhakane

    He allegedly pounces on women prepared for the action either dressed in a sleeping gown with nothing underneath or a boxer short and in possession of condoms. To date, about 11 rape cases have been recorded since the festive season. Letlhakane...

  • Pit bull attacks, kills man

    Mogoditshane police’s Criminal Investigation Department (CID) officer-in-charge, assistant superintendent Tumisang Mogorosi said the deceased who hails from Mahalapye met his fate after visiting Ledumadumane where he had accompanied his mechanic...

  • Joggers warned to watch out for muggers

    Cases of joggers being robbed of their cellphones while taking an evening run are on the rise along the Sir Seretse Khama Airport road. Sir Seretse Khama police station commander, superintendent Mpho Sebako said they recently recorded three cases.He...

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